Pedro, South Dakota

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Populated area
Pedro is located in South Dakota
Coordinates: 44°25′12″N 102°07′08″W / 44.42°N 102.119°W / 44.42; -102.119Coordinates: 44°25′12″N 102°07′08″W / 44.42°N 102.119°W / 44.42; -102.119
Country United States
State South Dakota
County Pennington
Elevation 2,031 ft (619 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)

Pedro is a populated place in Pennington County, South Dakota.[1] Pedro once had a population of 300 and had its own newspaper, the Pedro Bugle, but is now a ghost town.[2]

The community's name was selected during a game of Pedro.[3]


  1. ^ "Pedro - Local Area Photos and Information". SD HomeTown Locator. HTL. Retrieved 11 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Carrie Ingalls". Keystone Area Historical Society. Retrieved 13 October 2015. 
  3. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940). South Dakota place-names, v.1-3. University of South Dakota. p. 56.